Slow Boat

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Product Details

Price
$13.95
Publisher
Pushkin Press
Publish Date
Pages
128
Dimensions
5.0 X 7.7 X 0.4 inches | 0.3 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781782273288

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About the Author

Hideo Furukawa was born in 1966 in Fukushima, and is highly regarded for the richness of his storytelling and his willingness to experiment; he changes his style with every new book. His best-known novel is the 2008 Holy Family, an epic work of alternate history set in northeastern Japan. He has received the Mystery Writers of Japan Award, the Japan SF Grand Prize and the Yukio Mishima award.

Translated by David Boyd.

Reviews

" Translator David Boyd brings the slight and endearing story into riffing, confessional English." -- The Wall Street Journal

"Not only readable but very enjoyable... bound to leave you engrossed in self-questioning." -- Japan Society Magazine
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